Minetest is a Minecraft / Infiniminer inspired game, and is currently under active development. It is a “sandbox” game in which players explore an expansive world made of harvestable blocks. There are mountains, dungeons and very deep caves to mine from. Harvested blocks can be crafted into tools or objects, and/or attached to other blocks in the world. There is also a multi-player mode with a number of active servers.
Minetest has a Lua modding API, which makes it possible to add and modify content in easy-to-write mods.
- IRC general channel
- IRC development channel
released on 7 July 2014
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike 3.0 Unported||Andrew Engelbrecht||5 December 2011|
Textures and sounds of the default mods.
|Zlib with exception||Andrew Engelbrecht||9 December 2011|
|Expat||Andrew Engelbrecht||9 December 2011|
|LGPLv2.1orlater||PilzAdam||26 September 2013|
Leaders and contributors
|Perttu Ahola||Lead developer|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||https://github.com/minetest/minetest|
|Required to use||OpenGL|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 8 August 2014.
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.
The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.